May 30, 2014 (Toronto) - Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) and B Sharp Technologies Inc. announced today that B Care Ambulatory Electronic Medical Record (EMR) version 5 has achieved Infoway's J-class, Laboratories certification. This accomplishment ensures their solution conforms to national and international standards for privacy, security and interoperability.
"I applaud B Sharp technologies for achieving Infoway J Class certification for their B Care Ambulatory EMR solution," said Richard Alvarez, President and CEO, Canada Health Infoway. "This accomplishment means their product is a trusted, interoperable digital health technology solution that conforms to national standards."
In order to achieve certification, B Sharp Technologies Inc. underwent an assessment process to demonstrate that it met or exceeded the standards set by Infoway Certification Services.
"Achieving Infoway certification provides assurance to our customers that our B Care solutions conform to nationally accepted EHR standards and demonstrates that our B Care platform can meet Infoway's rigorous certification process," said Robert Lazar, CEO, B Sharp Technologies.
B Sharp is an Infoway-certified provider of Ambulatory Electronic Medical Record solutions. These solutions, based on the B Care platform, are used by health care, social services and community care organizations across Canada to support case management and electronic documentation. Each solution enables health care providers to collect, share, and analyze client information and presents a broad view of the client's journey across different care settings. This works to improve the flow of information and ultimately benefit client care.
Infoway's strategic efforts to hasten EMR adoption and use at the point of care, both in community and out-patient care settings, leverages and connects to the work that has already been done to build electronic health record systems.
About B Sharp Technologies Inc.
B Sharp Technologies (www.bsharp.com) contributes to a healthier world by developing and deploying case management and electronic documentation solutions for healthcare, social services, and community care organizations. By liberating valuable information from the confines of paper and legacy systems, B Care Solutions offer busy professionals more time to focus on and interact with their clients.
About Canada Health Infoway
Infoway helps to improve the health of Canadians by working with partners to accelerate the development, adoption and effective use of digital health across Canada. Through our investments, we help deliver better quality and access to care and more efficient delivery of health services for patients and clinicians. Infoway is an independent, not-for-profit organization funded by the federal government.
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